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13 hrs ago | Orlando Weekly

Rick Scott's latest round of scandals

"Here's my experience in business. If you enter into a project where it's not a good transaction for the other side, it always comes back to be a problem for you.


Related Topix: Rick Scott, US Governors, Country, Orlando, FL

15 hrs ago | Mashable

New 'N Sync Album Surprises Lance Bass: 'I Didn't Even Know About It'

'N Sync members were caught off guard when they found out a new 'N Sync two-CD compilation album, The Essential *NSYNC , would be released this week.


Related Topix: Lance Bass, Pop/Rock, Justin Timberlake, Hip-Hop, Nsync, Twitter, Sony Music Entertainment, Media, Music, Country

22 hrs ago | Alabama Live

Jake Owen, country singer, bringing his arena-headlining tour, hit songs to Huntsville,...

Country music recording artist Jake Owen performs Friday, April 12, 2013, at the Toadlick Festival in Dothan, Ala.


Related Topix: Jake Owen, Country, Huntsville, AL, Dothan, AL, Entertainment

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Alabama Live

The Alabama Theatre comes alive with 'The Sound of Music' on Sunday; here's a preview

Julie Andrews and Christopher Plummer are shown here with the actors who played the von Trapp children in "The Sound of Music."


Related Topix: The Sound of Music, Family, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Musical Movies, Country, Celebrities, Easy-Listening, Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer, Entertainment

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

6 top concerts to see at the Wisconsin State Fair

That includes the campy Here Come the Mummies . They may wear costumes and its members bear names like "Mummy Cass" and "Eddie Mummy," but they're ace musicians.


Related Topix: Wisconsin, Aretha Franklin, Black Entertainment, Soul, Lady Antebellum, Country, Rap, Vanilla Ice, Entertainment

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Alabama Live

Fans raise a beer, pack the house for first of 2 Luke Bryan concerts at Oak Mountain Amphitheatre

Nothing at all, if you're a Luke Bryan fan. The country singer has become a bona-fide superstar with his " bro country" stance and party-hearty style.


Related Topix: Luke Bryan, Country, Pop/Rock, Elvis Presley, Alabama, Entertainment


Rick Scott Had Stake In Company Whose 474-Mile Natural Gas Pipeline Could Run Through Florida

A 474-mile natural gas pipeline could run from Alabama through Georgia and into Florida as early as 2017 , and Florida Gov. Rick Scott owned stock in the company that's set to build it.


Related Topix: Florida, Florida Government, Rick Scott, US Governors, Georgia, Georgia Government, Country, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, US News, Liberal Political News

Tue Jul 22, 2014

WFTV Orlando

9 Investigates governor's investment in gas pipeline to Florida

In April, investigative reporter Christopher Heath exposed connections between Gov. Rick Scott's staff and the construction of a gas pipeline that will run from Alabama through central Florida.


Related Topix: Rick Scott, US Governors, Country

Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Miami Herald

Gov. Scott had stake in pipeline firm whose $3 billion venture he and his appointees backed

Upon his election in 2010, Gov. Rick Scott's transition team included a Florida Power & Light executive who pitched his company's plan to build a major natural gas pipeline in North Florida to fuel a new generation of gas-fired power plants in places like Port Everglades.


Related Topix: Rick Scott, US Governors, Energy, Florida Power and Light, Florida, Florida Government, FPL Group, Country, Spectra Energy

Sat Jul 19, 2014

WDRB-TV Louisville

Country music group Alabama to play Kentucky State Fair

Adam Gregg was reported missing Thursday from Louisville. Oldham County Police say he is the victim of an apparent homicide.


Related Topix: Country, Oldham County, KY, Louisville, KY


8 great performances at Buckle Up fest Friday

From Ashley Monroe to Eli Young Band to Alabama, here are our picks for the best songs of Day 1. 8 great performances at Buckle Up fest Friday From Ashley Monroe to Eli Young Band to Alabama, here are our picks for the best songs of Day 1. Check out this story on cincinnati.com: http://cin.ci/1rqtQNK Amanda Shires performs on the first day of the ... (more)


Related Topix: Country, Eli Young Band, Texas, Music, Entertainment

Fri Jul 18, 2014

WLWT-TV Cincinnati

Inaugural Buckle Up Festival ready to rock the riverbank

Yeatman's Cove was filling-up fast with cowboy boots, cowboy hats and country music fans for the first Buckle Up Country Music Festival on Friday afternoon.


Related Topix: Country, The Band Perry, Pop/Rock

WLWT-TV Cincinnati

Country music fans head to Buckle Up Festival

Buckle Up is in full swing this weekend and if the set-up looks similar, it is because just seven days ago, it was Bunbury in the exact same spot.


Related Topix: Country, The 80'S, Pop/Rock


'Queen of Hearts,' Juice Newton perform Saturday in Everett

The Shriner brothers at the Historic Everett Theatre are working hard to book a variety of entertainment at the beautiful old theater in downtown Everett.


Related Topix: Juice Newton, Everett, WA, Country, Willie Nelson

WNWN-FM Battle Creek

Old Alabama ft. Alabama

She'd rather wear a pair of cut-off jeans than a fancy evening dress, And with her windows rolled down and her hair all blown around, she's a hot southern mess... She'll take a beer over white wine and a campfire over candle light, And when it comes to love, oh her idea of a romantic night... Is listenin' to old Alabama, drivin' through ... (more)


Related Topix: Country, Music, Entertainment

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Alabama Live

Alabamians pushing for President Joe Manchin. Wait. Who?: Today in state politics

Manchin is the former governor of West Virginia who was elected to the U.S. Senate in 2010 during a special election following the death of Democrat U.S. Sen. Robert Byrd.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Joe Manchin, US Senate, Democrat, US Governors, Joe Manchin, Alabama, Robert Byrd, Hillary Clinton, Country

Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Modesto Bee

Alabama, Kid Rock headline Mobile's BayFest

Performers also include Cee-Lo Green, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts, Ludacris and Thompson Square.


Related Topix: Country, Black Entertainment, Earth, Wind & Fire, R-N-B, Modesto, CA

WSFA-TV Montgomery

Get ready for the Alabama Live pool party at 11 a.m.

Interfax-Ukraina news agency is citing a Ukrainian Interior Ministry official as saying at least 30 servicemen were killed after pro-Russian rebels fired missiles at them early Friday.


Related Topix: Country

Tue Jul 08, 2014

PRLog US Entertainment

'The Heart Behind The Music' Highlights Talents of Four Country Music Stars at Mill Town

Jul. 8, 2014 - BREMEN, Ga. -- Mill Town Music Hall welcomes "The Heart Behind The Music" tour featuring four prominent country musicians on Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 7:30 p.m. EST.


Related Topix: Haralson County, GA, Bremen, GA, Billy Dean, Country, Deana Carter, Bryan White, The Oak Ridge Boys

Wed Jul 02, 2014

The Age

Singer loses lawsuit over lack of TV on mountain

Allan Caswell claimed Christmas in Dixie by American band Alabama copied the theme song to TV series Prisoner.


Related Topix: Country